October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day and flossing in between the teeth and along the gum line at least once daily, along with eating a balanced diet… Read more »

How to Handle Your Halitosis Naturally

Everyone experiences bad breath from time to time. It is often the result of something you had to eat or drink, and if that is the cause, brushing your teeth, using a little mouthwash and maybe changing your menu preferences can help. Or it may be the result of poor oral hygiene. If you don’t… Read more »

What Sets Holistic Dentistry Apart From Traditional Dentistry?

The term holistic dentistry is used to describe dentistry which takes an integrated approach to dental care by incorporating alternative, biologic dental care. This approach takes into account one’s oral health and how it relates to the rest of the body and its systems. Not only does a holistic dentist look at how treatment affects… Read more »

Plant Therapy: How Essential Oils can Enhance Your Daily Life

Essential oils have been long used as a natural way to combat depression, fight bacteria and strengthen the immune system. They have been used to heal the mind, body and spirit for centuries. You can inhale them, infuse them, or apply them topically. People have been using essential oils to improve moods, assist with anxiety,… Read more »

Do You Know About the Ozone Benefits in Holistic Dentistry?

Did you know that ozone is used around the world for its healthful properties? This healing element is naturally created in the white cells in your body, fighting harmful microorganisms, including viruses and bacteria. At controlled levels, ozone is safer than most medications you might be taking, without the side effects. Ozone is used in… Read more »

Why Are Ceramic Dental Implants Increasingly the Implant of Choice for Holistic Dentists?

At Gorelik Dentistry, we are proud to offer ceramic implants for our patients who seek the permanence and durability of dental implants when replacing lost teeth. Up until now, dentists have mainly relied on titanium implants. With the advancement of biocompatible materials such as zirconium oxide, ceramic implants are becoming increasingly popular over their titanium counterparts…. Read more »

Refresh Yourself in Our Salt Therapy Room and Relax in our Spa Atmosphere

Did you know Gorelik Dentistry has moved to a new location with added spa perks for our clients? One of them is a salt therapy spa! Today we want to take a look at why we value these natural world wonders and how they are used in top spas around the world for the benefits… Read more »